The Encircle Blog

The official Encircle blog for news, tips, and updates.

Thoughts from our CEO: Efficiency

by Paul Donald on 12 November 2019

Building a sustainable business in our fast-changing world is tougher than at any point in history. We're all forced to strive for greater efficiency, or risk becoming obsolete. That’s the case whether you're a restoration contractor, independent...

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Know Where Moisture Travels Webinar Recap

by Kris Rzesnoski on 3 October 2019

Understanding how moisture travels is critical to the success of your drying plan. Watch restoration expert, Kris Rzesnoski, as he explains how temperature affects dew point, vapour pressure differentials, and how to prevent condensation and...

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Avoiding Technology Fatigue

by Paul Donald on 1 October 2019

I often hear restoration contractors talk about technology fatigue and how their company can’t possibly look at any more systems. Why are some companies able to embrace new technology and adapt, while others struggle? It boils down to two key...

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3 Key Reports Every Restorer Needs

by Siva Kumar on 17 September 2019

There are three key reports that are highly used on our platform by our customers (Encirclers) to collaborate with insurance companies. They are the Preliminary Report, Schedule of Loss, and Moisture Summary.

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Bridging Communication Gaps While Managing Claims Webinar Recap

by David Carroll on 11 September 2019

Communication gaps not only lead to a poor customer experience but they also affect your KPIs. Watch my webinar as I explain the different priorities of all stakeholders on a claim, how information flows between them, and the key communication...

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5 Rules for Successfully Implementing Technology in Your Restoration Business

by Kris Rzesnoski on 12 February 2019

I remember the day my staff handed me a stack of iPads because they didn’t help in the field. After spending countless hours creating a system that nobody could or would use, my staff still found pen and paper faster and more reliable. You...

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Reducing Liability: 5 Steps To Protect Your Business

by Kris Rzesnoski on 24 January 2019

In today’s world, would you do a restoration job without taking any photos of the start, finish, or everything in-between? In the past few years, have your customers become less critical of your performance and their experience? Do your customers...

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How to Protect Your Margins with Encircle

by Audra Kotowski on 10 January 2019

Restorers know firsthand that scoping can make or break the profitability of a job. You want to make sure you capture all the line items to protect your margins. However, if you miss part of a job, profitability starts to shrink. Here's a few...

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3 Restoration Trends to Watch in 2019

by Kris Rzesnoski on 8 January 2019

This will be an exciting year for the restoration industry, as technology accelerates opportunities for restorers to improve operations, reduce costs, and increase profitability. After working with different groups across the industry, including...

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